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Alert Issued For Three Long Island Girls Who Went Missing After Entering BMW

Vanessa D'Angelo, (left), Jocelyn Lentino and Nyeisha Dow (not pictured) have been reported missing in Riverhead.
Vanessa D'Angelo, (left), Jocelyn Lentino and Nyeisha Dow (not pictured) have been reported missing in Riverhead. Photo Credit: Riverhead Police Department

Three teens who ran away from a Long Island youth home and got into a BMW are missing, police said.

The Riverhead Police Department issued an alert as they attempt to locate three teenagers who ran away from the Timothy Hill Children’s Ranch late on Tuesday, Feb. 18.

According to police, residents Vanessa D’Angelo, Jocelyn Lentino and Nyeisha Dow left the facility without permission around 9:40 p.m. on Tuesday. They were later seen getting into a white BMW near Sound Avenue and Osborn Avenue in Baiting Hollow.

D’Angelo, 16, was described as being approximately 5-foot-3, weighing 115 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes. She was last seen wearing a gray sweatshirt, black leggings and teal Jordan brand sneakers.

Lentino, 16, is approximately 5-foot-4 and 130 pounds with blonde curly hair and blue eyes. She was last seen in a pink hoodie and light blue jeans.

Dow, 16, was described as being a 5-foot-6 African American weighing approximately 120 pounds with corn rows. She was last seen wearing a white long-sleeved shirt, blue jeans and black, white and green sneakers.

Police said the girls are not missing under suspicious circumstances and are could be in Nassau County. Anyone with information has been asked to contact the Riverhead Police Department by calling (631) 727-4500.

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